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Huggins, Nathan Irvin

Born: 1927 AD
Died: 1989 AD, at 62 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Authors


1927 - Born on the 14th of January in Chicago, Illinois.

1939 - His father abandoned them and his mother moved Huggins and his older sister Kathryn to San Francisco, California.

1945-1946 - Huggins was drafted into the U.S. Army when he was 18.

1954 - Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of California, Berkeley.

1955 - Finished his M.A. at the University of California this year.

1959 - Graduated with a Masters Degree in History at the Harvard University.

1962 - Graduated with a Doctorate Degree in History at the Harvard University.

1966-1969 - Founding President of the American Museum of Negro History.

197_ - In the 1970's he was part of the Board of Advisors of the Children's TV Workshop.

1971 - Married Brenda Smith and published Harlem Renaissance.

1977 - Black Odyssey: The Afro-American Ordeal in Slavery was published this year.

1980 - Slave and Citizen: The Life of Frederick Douglass was published this year.


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